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Synonyms and Antonyms of step in

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step in

synonym (synonym of step in)

hypernym (step in IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • act as a substitute (verb.social)
    take the place or move into the position of (verb.social)
     
  • get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force (verb.social)
    act together or towards others or with others (verb.social)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF step in relation)

  • act as a substitute (verb.social)
    help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming his responsibilities (verb.social)
     
  • get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force (verb.social)
    intrude in other people's affairs or business; interfere unwantedly (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    encroach on the rights of others, as in trading without a proper license (verb.social)
     

derivation (.... is derived from step in)

  • act as a substitute (verb.social)
    working as a substitute for someone who is ill or on leave of absence (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced (noun.person)
     
  • get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force (verb.social)
    the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    (law) a party who interposes in a pending proceeding (noun.person)
     
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